Locked Down (studio album) by Dr. John

Locked Down by Dr. John
Year: 2012
Release date: 2012-04-03
Overall rank: 5,177th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 55 votes)
  Ratings distributionRatings distribution   Average rating historyAverage rating history
Accolades:
Award Top albums of 2012 (108th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (990th)
Award Best albums of all time (5,177th)
Product Details
Availability

eBay
eBay
Dr. John - Locked Down [New Vinyl LP]
Condition: New


eBay
eBay
Dr John - Locked Down (Used CD, Very Good, produced by Dan Auberbach/Black Keys)
Condition: Very Good


eBay
eBay
3 Dr. John Mint CDS: Tribal; City That Care Forgot & Locked Down
Condition: Like New


  My favourite store:  

Dr. John bestography

Locked Down is ranked as the best album by Dr. John.

Dr. John album bestography « Higher ranked This album (5,177th) Lower ranked (6,108th) »
-Locked DownDr. John's Gumbo

Upcoming concerts

Nov
30
Mon
00:00
That Jazz Show featuring John Tendy and Friends
Tilles Center Concert Hall, Brookville, United States. United States
Tickets from Ticketmaster Get tickets
 
Nov
30
Mon
00:00
John Moreland
Doug Fir Lounge, Portland, United States. United States
Tickets from Ticketmaster Get tickets
 
May
18
Wed
20:00
Yngwie Malmsteen w/ John 5
Virginia Street Brewhouse, Reno, United States. United States
Tickets from Ticketmaster Get tickets
 
Discover more upcoming concerts

Listen to Locked Down on YouTube

Loading content from YouTube...

Locked Down track list

  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 79 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

Sort by
#
Track
Rating/Comments
1.
Rating: 82 (12 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
2.
Rating: 81 (11 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
3.
Rating: 79 (9 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
4.
Rating: 78 (9 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
5.
Rating: 78 (9 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
7.
Rating: 79 (10 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
8.
Rating: 78 (8 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify
10.
Rating: 79 (7 votes)Comments: 0
  • Amazon Music
  • iTunes
  • Spotify

Locked Down rankings

Locked Down collection

Locked Down ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 55 votes)
  Ratings distributionRatings distribution Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV
where:
av = trimmed mean average rating an item has currently received.
n = number of ratings an item has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an item to appear in a 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating.

Showing latest 5 ratings for this album. | Show all 55 ratings for this album.

Sort ratings
RatingDate updatedMemberAlbum ratingsAvg. album rating
 
85/100
 Report rating
09/20/2021 04:13 Fevernova  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 1,48682/100
 
75/100
 Report rating
07/26/2021 17:28 daCritic  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 3,26373/100
 
70/100
 Report rating
02/23/2021 04:22 Moondance  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 13,76674/100
 
80/100
 Report rating
01/04/2021 16:31 LosWochos  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 29,58075/100
 
60/100
 Report rating
12/16/2020 13:57 Dingerbell  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 2,70462/100

Rating metrics: Outliers can be removed when calculating a mean average to dampen the effects of ratings outside the normal distribution. This figure is provided as the trimmed mean. A high standard deviation can be legitimate, but can sometimes indicate 'gaming' is occurring. Consider a simplified example* of an item receiving ratings of 100, 50, & 0. The mean average rating would be 50. However, ratings of 55, 50 & 45 could also result in the same average. The second average might be more trusted because there is more consensus around a particular rating (a lower deviation).
(*In practice, some albums can have several thousand ratings)

This album is rated in the top 5% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.0/100, a mean average of 77.7/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 77.7/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.0.

Please log in or register if you want to be able to leave a rating

Locked Down favourites

Showing all 2 members who have added this album as a favourite

Locked Down comments

Showing all 4 comments |
Most Helpful First | Newest First | Maximum Rated First | Longest Comments First
(Only showing comments with -2 votes or higher. You can alter this threshold from your profile page. Manage Profile)

Rating:  
100/100
From 01/12/2020 13:48
Great album.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
90/100
From 08/09/2016 15:18
Excellent Dr. John album. Up there with his very best. Brilliant record.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
75/100
From 05/27/2014 18:21
I don't know why, but I find this my favourite by him. I just can't put my finger on why..
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
70/100
From 07/10/2013 01:57
No matter how great a musician or band may be, everyone, with very few exceptions, makes an ok album. Dr. John is absolutely a music legend in the blues scene. His music is great, his album “Gris-Gris" is one of the best you’ll ever hear. However this album is not. See, the issue with this album is that we’ve heard it all before. It’s the same old stuff from Dr. John, nothing really exciting or new. There was one exception though. The song “Getaway" is awesome. I mean it’s gritty, it’s reverbed all over the place with beautiful, yet raw guitar playing and Dr. John’s gritty voice singing over it. That is a great song. If the rest of the album had been like that, this would’ve been an incredible album. However it wasn’t, it was an alright album. This isn’t to say that the music was bad, it wasn’t, it’s just, nothing aside from “Getaway" stood out for me.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)

Please log in or register if you want to be able to add a comment

Your feedback for Locked Down

Anonymous
Let us know what you think of this album by adding a comment or assigning a rating below!
Log in or register to assign a rating or leave a comment for this album.
Best Albums of 2012
1. Good Kid, M.A.A.D City by Kendrick Lamar
2. Lonerism by Tame Impala
3. Channel Orange by Frank Ocean
4. The Money Store by Death Grips
5. Bloom by Beach House
6. An Awesome Wave by alt-J
7. The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do by Fiona Apple
8. Born To Die by Lana Del Rey
9. The Seer by Swans
10. Visions by Grimes
11. 2 by Mac DeMarco
12. Shields by Grizzly Bear
13. Blunderbuss by Jack White
14. The 2nd Law by Muse
15. Attack On Memory by Cloud Nothings
16. Celebration Rock by Japandroids
17. 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! by Godspeed You! Black Emperor
18. Swing Lo Magellan by Dirty Projectors
19. Fear Fun by Father John Misty
20. Light Up Gold by Parquet Courts
Back to Top